Rescued Chibok girls are now university students - Osinbajo

Rescued Chibok girls are now university students - Osinbajo

- Yemi Osinbajo, the vice president, has spoken on the welfare of the released Chibok girls

- Osinbajo disclosed that the girls are currently studying in a university which he didn't disclose

- He maintained that they are very excited about their new lives

Yemi Osinbajo, the vice president, has explained that the Chibok school girls who escaped from Boko Haram captivity are currently studying in a university.

Daily Trust reports that Osinbajo did not disclosed the university’s name but said: “We are happy to report that they are all doing very well, they are very excited about the new opportunities that they have and they are starting their lives afresh with a great deal of enthusiasm.”

NAIJ.com gathered that the vice president on Wednesday, October 11, made this known at the State House while receiving a delegation of girl child rights advocates from various schools in Abuja.

READ ALSO: Army displays weapons, armoured vehicle recovered from Boko Haram (photos)

The delegation was led by officials from the Universal Basic Education Commission, the Save the Children International and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).

PAY ATTENTION: Watch more videos on NAIJ.com TV

According to him, “We want to be able to challenge men and women all over the world about this sort of behaviour, and this is one of the reasons why we are advocating that this kind of conduct must be met with the greatest possible objection and force.”

Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had reported that Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president said the school girls had been enrolled at the American University of Nigeria.

Mother of Chibok girls laments - on NAIJ.com TV:

Source: Naija.ng

Related news
Presidency cancels special parade for President Buhari on 75th birthday

Presidency cancels special parade for President Buhari on 75th birthday

Low-key birthday celebration for Buhari as presidency cancels special parade
NAIJ.com
Mailfire view pixel